Southern Command: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Lt Gen S.K Saini appointed as Vice Chief of Army Staff
Published: January 22, 2020
Lieutenant General Satinder Kumar Saini has recently been appointed as the new Vice Chief of Army Staff after the then Army Vice Chief Lt Gen MM Naravane was appointed as the Chief of Army Staff. Lt Gen S K Saini will take over as the new Vice Chief on Saturday, January 25, 2020. He is ..
Topics: Chief of Army Staff • Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat • Dehradun • Indian Military School • Lieutenant General Satinder Kumar Saini • Manoj Mukund Naravane • National Defence Academy • Pune • Punjab • Sainik School • Southern Command • Vice Chief of Army Staff
Vajra Prahar: Indo-US joint military exercise to be held in Seattle
Published: January 16, 2018
The Indo-US joint military exercise ‘Vajra Prahar’ will be held at Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) in Seattle in third week of January in line with the increasing military cooperation between both countries. In this edition of bilateral exercise, Indian Army team from the Pune-headquartered Southern Command will participate. The exercise will mainly focus on special ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs
Lt Gen Bipin Rawat is next army chief
Published: December 17, 2016
Lt Gen Bipin Rawat has been appointed as the next army chief. He is the current Vice Chief of Army Staff (VCOAS) of Indian Army. He will preside over from General Dalbir Singh Suhag from January 2017. Rawat has vast experience in high altitude warfare and counter-insurgency operations. He got commissioned into the Fifth Battalion of the ..
Topics: Assam Rifles • Bipin Rawat • Chief of Army Staff • Chief of the Army Staff • Dalbir Singh Suhag • Eastern Command • Indian Army • Military • Rawat • Recipients of the Ati Vishisht Seva Medal • Southern Command • Vice Chief of the Army Staff